Climate change denial: a history
By Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway - 01 June 9:10

“Climategate” was the latest in a long line of baseless, right-wing attacks on scientists.

Beyond the door marked “Austerity”
By Paul Mason - 21 May 9:08

Europe has become the weak link in the global economy. In the next phase of the world economic crisi

Lean, green killing machines
By John Naish - 13 May 11:54

The race is on between China and the US to equip their forces with eco technologies – and China is w

Warmongers of the world, unite
By John Pilger - 04 May 7:37

Is there any difference between Australia’s leaders and the three front-runners in Britain’s electio

Weekly Briefing
By Staff blogger - 29 April 8:12

Syria: Scud missiles

Weekly Briefing
By Staff blogger - 22 April 8:06

Sudan: election row

Give sport back to the fans
By John Pilger - 22 April 8:06

Rapacious business interests have made profit the new first principle of top-class sport. But all ov

Weekly Briefing
By Staff blogger - 01 April 8:11

Russia: bombings
On 29 March, two suicide bombings on the Moscow Metro killed 39 and injured 70. The attacks are the first in the city since a bomb exploded at Paveletskaya Station in 2004.

World at war over water
By Alexander Bell - 28 March 10:16

The most bitter conflicts of the next 50 years won’t be over oil. The prize commodity of the future

Weekly Briefing
By Staff blogger - 25 March 7:06

Israel: fake passports

Obama and the age of permanent war
By John Pilger - 25 March 7:06

America has emerged from the era of outright aggression on the rest of the world and into the age of

Weekly Briefing
By Staff blogger - 18 March 7:11

Weekly Briefing

A weapon against half the world
By Julie Bindel - 05 March 9:20

To mark International Women’s Day on 8 March, Julie Bindel calls for a global movement against sexua

The NS Interview: Dambisa Moyo, economist
By Sophie Elmhirst - 05 March 9:19

“People need jobs and investment. There is no magic trick”

Good Idea: Hot data
By Alyssa McDonald - 01 March 7:57

The Millennium Development Goals have always had a looming menace, even when the deadline was comfortably far away.

Weekly Briefing
By Staff blogger - 18 February 7:09

Kenya: rifts

Doing it for ourselves
By Salma Yaqoob - 15 February 8:15

Muslim women are talked about by others in the west as if they are powerless victims, in need of res

Good Muslim, bad Muslim
By Tariq Ramadan - 12 February 9:26

Tariq Ramadan argues for a new understanding of what it means to be a “moderate” Muslim.

Radical departure
By Ed Husain - 11 February 7:09

Ed Husain is a former Hizb ut-Tahrir member who has
campaigned against the ideology of Islamism. B

Why the Oscars are a con
By John Pilger - 11 February 7:09

This year's Oscar nominations are a parade of propaganda and stereotypes.

Start the world, we want to get on
By Anthony Giddens - 08 February 7:54

The Copenhagen debacle gave little grounds for hope of concerted action against climate change, but

Worse Than War: Genocide, Eliminationism and the Ongoing Assault on Humanity
By John Gray - 04 February 6:28

Apocalyptic theories about the massacres of the past century obscure the root causes of conflict.

China in their hands
By Henry Smith - 04 February 6:28

Washington and Beijing are blaming each other on climate change

The NS Interview: Susan Neiman
By Alyssa McDonald - 01 February 8:07

“Progressives never know what to do in power” - Susan Neiman, moral philosopher

Obama stops thinking positive
By Simon Reid-Henry - 29 January 10:24

A year on from his inauguration, the president stands accused of reneging on inspiring campaign prom

Weekly Briefing
By Staff blogger - 28 January 7:06

Sri Lanka

The land that wouldn't lie
By Peter Hallward - 28 January 7:06

The Haitian people overthrew slavery, uprooted dictators and foreign military rule, and elected a li

Weekly briefing
By Staff blogger - 21 January 7:37

Critical Mass

Don’t be fooled, Dave is no dove
By Mehdi Hasan - 21 January 7:37

Cameron continues to defend the Iraq war and his shadow cabinet is brimming with hawks

Land of blue gold
By Isabel Hilton - 18 January 9:42

In a region fraught with mutual distrust, anxieties over water supply are raising tensions between I